Greater Tulsa Reporter
Having met all the necessary requirements and having been qualified, Vicki Cunningham, owner of Cunningham Jewelry and Appraisal Services, has been granted accreditation with the National Association of Jewelry appraisers and has been conferred the professional designation of Certified Master Appraiser. Founded in 1981, the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA) states as its purpose, “to recognize, and make available, the services of highly qualified, informed, experienced, independent and professional appraisers of gems and jewelry to those members of the public requiring such expertise.” It is the only appraisal association in the United States devoted solely to the appraisal of gems and jewelry. With a membership of over 650 and Ms. Cunningham is only the seventh member to achieve the highest designation of Certified Master Appraiser.
As a Graduate Gemologist (Gemological Institute of America) and Certified Master Appraiser with the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA), Cunningham is dedicated to providing expert appraisal services while strictly adhering to the highest professional and ethical standards.
Cunningham has over 25 years of experience in the jewelry industry, ranging from retail to design to appraisal. Her work in the appraisal field spans countless assignments for retail and private clients, as well as estates and consulting.
Cunningham is a member of the following organizations: National Association of Jewelry, Appraisers (JAJA), Gemological Institute of America (GIA), Jewelers of America, Oklahoma Jewelers Association, Diamond Council of America and Jewelers for Children.